St. Louis Cardinals 4, Houston Astros 2

Regular Season Game 146

Played on Wednesday, September 15, 2004 (N) at Busch Stadium II

HOU N 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 2 4 1 STL N 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2 x - 4 8 1

Houston AstrosAB R H RBI BB SO PO ABiggio lf 4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 Beltran cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 Bagwell 1b 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 1 Berkman rf 3 1 2 0 1 0 2 0 Kent 2b 4 1 1 2 0 0 3 2 Lamb 3b 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 Vizcaino ss 3 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 Chavez c 2 0 0 0 0 1 4 0 Palmeiro ph 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 Ausmus c 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 Hernandez p 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 Ensberg ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Wheeler p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Gallo p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Springer p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Qualls p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0Totals31 2 4 2 2 5 24 9FIELDING -E:Beltran (4).BATTING -HR:Kent (22,2nd inning off Morris 1 on 0 out).GDP:Ensberg (13,off Morris).Team LOB:4.

St. Louis CardinalsAB R H RBI BB SO PO AWomack 2b 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 5 Walker rf 3 0 0 0 1 0 4 0 Pujols 1b 4 1 2 0 0 0 10 0 Renteria ss 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 Edmonds cf 3 1 1 2 0 0 2 0 Sanders lf 3 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 Isringhausen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Matheny c 3 0 1 1 1 1 5 0 Luna 3b 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 Morris p 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Cedeno ph 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Calero p 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 Taguchi lf 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0Totals31 4 8 3 3 5 27 10FIELDING -DP:1. Womack-Pujols.E:Renteria (10).BATTING -2B:Matheny (19,off Hernandez); Luna (7,off Wheeler).HR:Edmonds (42,2nd inning off Hernandez 0 on 0 out).SF:Edmonds (7,off Springer).Team LOB:7.BASERUNNING -SB:Sanders (19,2nd base off Springer/Ausmus).

PITCHING

Houston AstrosIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPHernandez 6 4 2 2 2 4 1 24 Wheeler 0.1 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 Gallo 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 Springer L(0-1) 0.2 3 2 2 1 0 0 6 Qualls 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1Totals8 8 4 4 3 5 1 35WP:Springer (1).

St. Louis CardinalsIP H R ER BB SO HR BFPMorris 7 4 2 2 2 3 1 27 Calero W(2-1) 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 3 Isringhausen SV(42) 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3Totals9 4 2 2 2 5 1 33Umpires:HP - Tony Randazzo, 1B - Fieldin Culbreth, 2B - Jim Wolf, 3B - Tim McClellandTime of Game:2:42Attendance:32891 Starting Lineups: Houston Astros St. Louis Cardinals 1. Biggio lf Womack 2b 2. Beltran cf Walker rf 3. Bagwell 1b Pujols 1b 4. Berkman rf Renteria ss 5. Kent 2b Edmonds cf 6. Lamb 3b Sanders lf 7. Vizcaino ss Matheny c 8. Chavez c Luna 3b 9. Hernandez p Morris p ASTROS 1ST: Biggio lined to shortstop; Beltran struck out; Bagwell grounded out (pitcher to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 1ST: Womack grounded out (first to pitcher); Walker walked; Pujols grounded out (pitcher to first) [Walker to second]; Renteria flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 0, Cardinals 0. ASTROS 2ND: Berkman singled to second; Kent homered [Berkman scored]; Lamb flied to center; Vizcaino grounded out (second to first); Chavez grounded out (third to first); 2 R, 2 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 0. CARDINALS 2ND: Edmonds homered; Sanders was called out on strikes; Matheny flied to center; On a bunt Luna made an out to pitcher; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 1. ASTROS 3RD: Hernandez grounded out (shortstop to first); Biggio flied to right; Beltran grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 1. CARDINALS 3RD: Morris flied to right; Womack singled to shortstop; Walker forced Womack (pitcher to second); Pujols singled to center [Walker to second]; Renteria forced Pujols (shortstop to second); 0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 1. ASTROS 4TH: Bagwell flied to center; Berkman walked; Kent flied to left; Lamb popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 1. CARDINALS 4TH: Edmonds grounded out (pitcher to first); Sanders walked; Matheny doubled to right [Sanders scored]; Luna struck out; Morris struck out; 1 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 5TH: Vizcaino grounded out (second to first); Chavez struck out; Hernandez grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 5TH: Womack flied to left; Walker grounded out (shortstop to first); Pujols lined to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 6TH: Biggio reached on an error by Renteria [Biggio to first]; Beltran flied to right; Bagwell flied to right; Berkman singled to right [Biggio to second]; Kent flied to right; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 6TH: Renteria struck out; Edmonds grounded out (second to first); Sanders flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 7TH: Lamb walked; Vizcaino struck out; PALMEIRO BATTED FOR CHAVEZ; Palmeiro singled to right [Lamb to second]; ENSBERG BATTED FOR HERNANDEZ; Ensberg grounded into a double play (second to first) [Palmeiro out at second]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 7TH: AUSMUS REPLACED PALMEIRO (PLAYING C ); WHEELER REPLACED ENSBERG (PITCHING); Matheny struck out; Luna doubled; CEDENO BATTED FOR MORRIS; GALLO REPLACED WHEELER (PITCHING); Cedeno flied to right; Womack grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. ASTROS 8TH: CALERO REPLACED CEDENO (PITCHING); Biggio struck out; Beltran grounded out (pitcher to first); Bagwell struck out; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 2. CARDINALS 8TH: SPRINGER REPLACED GALLO (PITCHING); Walker popped to shortstop; Pujols singled to center; Renteria singled to center [Pujols to third (error by Beltran)]; Edmonds hit a sacrifice fly to center [Pujols scored]; Sanders singled to center [Renteria to third]; Sanders stole second [Renteria scored on a wild pitch, Sanders to third]; Matheny walked; QUALLS REPLACED SPRINGER (PITCHING); Luna forced Matheny (shortstop to second); 2 R, 3 H, 1 E, 2 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 4. ASTROS 9TH: ISRINGHAUSEN REPLACED SANDERS (PITCHING); TAGUCHI REPLACED CALERO (PLAYING LF); Berkman lined to second; Kent lined to left; Lamb grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. Astros 2, Cardinals 4. Final Totals R H E LOB Astros 2 4 1 4 Cardinals 4 8 1 7

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